Former News International executive Rebekak Brooks and her husband Charlie have arrived at Southwark Crown Court.
Also appearing are; Brooks' personal assistant Cheryl Carter, former News International head of security Mark Hannah, former News International chauffeur Paul Edwards and Daryl Jorsling.
It is alleged that the six attempted to conceal material from officers of the Metropolitan Police Service who were investigating allegations of phone hacking and corruption of public officials in relation to the News of the World and the Sun newspapers.
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